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i am having a problem with my penis..!!! the upper

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Posted on Wed, 6 Feb 2019
Question: i am having a problem with my penis..!!!
the upper portion skin from where it opens has become red and has got contracted...!! its hurting while i am pulling it down and red scratches have occured from past night , only the upper area.,,!!! please help asap...!!!
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Follow up: Dr. Kakkar S. (0 minute later)
i am having a problem with my penis..!!!
the upper portion skin from where it opens has become red and has got contracted...!! its hurting while i am pulling it down and red scratches have occured from past night , only the upper area.,,!!! please help asap...!!!
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Answered by Dr. Kakkar S. (6 hours later)
Brief Answer:
Possibility of yeast infection. Kindly upload images

Detailed Answer:
Hello and welcome to ask a doctor service. I have reviewed your query and here is my advice.

Perhaps you have got yeast infection of the glans and prepuce skin i.e Candidal Balanoposthitis. I request you to kindly upload a few images of the affected area in "Reports Section " so that I am able to have a look and guide you accordingly.

Hope to assist you further once I get the images
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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Answered by Dr. Kakkar S. (0 minute later)
Brief Answer:
Possibility of yeast infection. Kindly upload images

Detailed Answer:
Hello and welcome to ask a doctor service. I have reviewed your query and here is my advice.

Perhaps you have got yeast infection of the glans and prepuce skin i.e Candidal Balanoposthitis. I request you to kindly upload a few images of the affected area in "Reports Section " so that I am able to have a look and guide you accordingly.

Hope to assist you further once I get the images
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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Follow up: Dr. Kakkar S. (55 minutes later)
it pains while pushing it down
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Follow up: Dr. Kakkar S. (0 minute later)
it pains while pushing it down
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Answered by Dr. Kakkar S. (10 hours later)
Brief Answer:
Oral and topical antifungal

Detailed Answer:
Thank you.
You seem to have candidal infection. I suggest you to take an oral antifungal e.g fluconazole 150mg tab, once a day for 3 days. Topically you may use clotrimazole 1% cream, twice daily, for a week.

take care.
let me know if you need any more assistance
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Nagamani Ng
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Answered by Dr. Kakkar S. (0 minute later)
Brief Answer:
Oral and topical antifungal

Detailed Answer:
Thank you.
You seem to have candidal infection. I suggest you to take an oral antifungal e.g fluconazole 150mg tab, once a day for 3 days. Topically you may use clotrimazole 1% cream, twice daily, for a week.

take care.
let me know if you need any more assistance
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Nagamani Ng
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i am having a problem with my penis..!!! the upper

i am having a problem with my penis..!!! the upper portion skin from where it opens has become red and has got contracted...!! its hurting while i am pulling it down and red scratches have occured from past night , only the upper area.,,!!! please help asap...!!!